"The President's Own"

 

"The President's Own"

United States Marine Band

Colonel Jason K. Fettig, Director
Marine String Duo - Live Stream April 1, 2020
A concert performed by a string duo from the Marine Chamber Orchestra will be live streamed on the Marine Band's YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/usmarineband Tune in April 1, 2020, at 1 pm EST
Sousa's March Mania
Sousa's March Mania begins March 2! Click on image for more info.
Anthems
The Marine Band's 35th educational recording Anthems.
Marine Band Concert: Feb. 2, 2020
The Marine Band, conducted by Assistant Director Maj. Ryan J. Nowlin, performed the concert "Traditions" on Feb. 2, 2020, featuring wind band favorites and popular marches. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Gunnery Sgt. Brian Rust/released)
Marine Chamber Orchestra Concert: Jan. 19, 2020
The Marine Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Capt. Bryan P. Sherlock, performed the concert "The Seasons," featuring the music of Prokofiev, Alwyn, and Tchaikovsky, on Jan. 19, 2020. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Gunnery Sgt. Brian Rust/released)
Sousa Season Opener
On Jan. 12, 2020, the Marine Band held its Sousa Season Opener (The American Offenbach, Sousa and the Operetta) at George Mason University’s Center for the Arts. The concert included music from El Capitan and The Charlatan. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Master Gunnery Sgt. Amanda Simmons/released) Program: https://www.marineband.marines.mil/Portals/175/Docs/Programs/011220.pdf?ver=2020-01-08-091728-680
CMC Surprise Serenade
On Jan. 1, 2020, at Marine Barracks Washington, D.C., the Marine Band performed the "Surprise Serenade" for the 38th Commandant of the Marine Corps General David H. Berger. A tradition that dates back to the mid-1800s, the ensemble performed The Marines’ Hymn, “Bless this House,” and “Semper Fidelis.” Following the serenade, the band was invited into the Home of the Commandants for a tour. (U.S. Marine Corps photos by Master Gunnery Sgt. Amanda Simmons/released)
Marine Band at World Series Parade
On Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, the Marine Band marched in the Washington Nationals' World Series parade in Washington, D.C. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Gunnery Sgt. Rachel Ghadiali/released)
Marine Band on Tour 2019
On Oct. 15, 2019, the Marine Band performed in the Green Music Center, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, Calif., as part of the 2019 annual tour. (Courtesy Travis Miller)
Egyptian Defense Minister Arrival Ceremony
The Marine Band performed for the arrival ceremony of Egyptian Minister of Defense Mohamed Zaki, with U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper, at the Pentagon on July 29, 2019. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Gunnery Sgt. Brian Rust/released)
Mission
“The President’s Own” United States Marine Band’s mission is to perform for the President of the United States and the Commandant of the Marine Corps. Founded in 1798 by an Act of Congress, the Marine Band is America’s oldest continuously active professional musical organization. Today, “The President’s Own” is celebrated for its role at the White House and its dynamic public performances, which total more than 500 annually.
Marine Band News
Chamber Music Series Features Unique Quartets LIVE STREAM ONLY By U.S. Marine Band | March 11, 2020
Paying Tribute: 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Iwo Jima By Gunnery Sgt. Rachel Ghadiali | March 6, 2020
High School Musicians From Around the U.S. Contend to Win Concerto Competition By Staff Sgt. Chase Baran | February 21, 2020
Marine Band Members Who Fought at Iwo Jima By Gunnery Sgt. Rachel Ghadiali | February 19, 2020
Marine Brass Ensemble Concert Commemorates 75th Anniversary of Flag Raising at Iwo Jima By Gunnery Sgt. Rachel Ghadiali | February 19, 2020
Presidents Day Gala Concert: Featuring Guest Conductor JoAnn Falletta By Staff Sgt. Chase Baran | February 13, 2020
Sousa's March Mania

Iwo Jima Flag Raising Tribute Concert

2020 Season Brochure

Marine Band Newsletter Winter 2019

Notes Newsletter Summer 2019

Marine Band Newsletter Summer 2019